Moving to Spain
UK to Spain loads
Spain to UK return
Storage on the Costa Del
Moving house to Spain,
the removal of your house furniture and possessions will be a big part
of the whole moving process. We want that process to run smoothly so the
first major step to your new home in Spain is a good experience and we
would like to leave you knowing you would recommend our services to your
friends and family.
British Embassy's website For essential details on moving to and
living in all areas of Spain - medical cover, employment, education,
pets, cars, benefits, getting married, pensions
weather in Spain is one of the chief reasons people go to live and its tourism and why so many Northern Europeans are moving
European nations have 20.000 or more British residents Spain has the
most, 29 Brits live in Spain for every one found in Italy. Spain is the
second most popular destination on the planet for emigrating British
Small Removals to Spain part loads
Moving to Spain and need a Spanish Removals
quote part load
or full move
Our vans carry out full load and part load deliveries across UK to Spain and as part of our removal and transportation
service we are pleased to offer an all-inclusive part load service to get you the
best feasible price on your move. This service is ideal for moving small
consignments economically and cost effectively. We can coordinate the full contents of your
house to be moved by road to all areas of Spain including difficult to get to
places like some parts of the Sierra Nevada.
The correct choice of moving company is very
important for your peace of mind before and after the relocation to Spain. When
you decide to choose the services of Man and Van small removals an experienced
removal company in the area of international and European moving, you can be
sure that you have made the right choice of moving company. It's always
important to find the experienced movers.
We approach with care and respect every aspect of our work. This is our business
style and we are here to answer any questions before during and after your move.
We have the experience and flexibility you really need which we have received in
years of working in the moving industry. So, relax! You are in the right place.
All our moves to Spain are either door to door or
placed in storage until you need delivery.
We can offer you transport throughout the UK and storage in the Midlands and on
the Costa Del Sol of all size loads
Door to door service with full in-transit insurance, the vehicle is never left
unattended for the duration of the trip. Your goods will be looked after as if
they were our own.
We can offer very competitive quotes on return
loads from Spain back to the UK.
If you need any advice on your move to Spain we are happy to give no obligation
quotes and advice on your Spanish removal enquiry
Moving to Spain areas covered
Advice on moving to Spain
If your already at the removal stage you must already have a property so this is
just a summary of advice when moving to España
Retiring to Spain or just want a better life in the sun, a very crucial part of
the moving process when leaving your native soil for a move abroad you can not
afford to ignore is the research and planning of your move and the place you are
Everyone, couple or family has there own motives and reasons for moving to a
Living and Working in Spain
Living in Spain is a dream for many people, The weather is better than the UK,
the Spanish cost of living is lower, and the general feeling is much more
Living in Spain is quite different from living in the UK. Traffic jams are
shorter, bars open late, eating out is not expensive in fact the cost of living in Spain
is generally lower than in the UK and people are generally more relaxed.
Start taking Spanish lessons i started late in life but living with Spanish
people you will soon pick it up a lot more the language barrier when moving to
Spain can be difficult like when dealing with bureaucracy local authorities and
government departments, shopping in Spain (IKEA is now open in Malaga) is
possible to get by with not speaking Spanish but it is best to learn the
It’s much more child-friendly too on an ordinary Saturday night in most cities
you’ll find all and sundry from young children to grandparents on the streets
and in restaurants having a good time. And of course there’s the great mixture
of countryside and wildlife. The out-of-doors life in Andalucia is great for
children and adults
Spain is the country of fiestas. In every single city, town and village there is a
festival of some kind which gets all the townsfolk out on the streets partying
with their neighbours.
There are difficulties to living in Spain too. The telephone company Telefonica
can be very frustrating. All though there is
English for broadband and phone connection cheap UK calls and free calls in
You can wait hours for service even in big stores
and there is no point at all in trying to tie a Spanish plumber down to a
actual time or even day understand not to expect things to happen as you are used
to and join in the relaxed mañana way of life I do not think you will regret it
and i find it is less stressful if your in the same frame of mind!
Before you move to Spain
Future residents should study as much as you can about living in Spain. There
are a large number of books published in the UK which give a wide-ranging
cultural insight into the country. Comprehension of the Spanish language makes
life less trouble-free, in particular when dealing with paperwork.
The course of action of Settling in Spain has been simplified as much as
possible. However, it is clearly in their own interests that new residents carry
out all the requirements for registering as a resident. This is likely to save
them a considerable amount of time and hassle when dealing with other points of
Retiring to Spain
Pensioners retiring to Spain should take into account that a basic British
pension could be not enough to include all future requirements. The Benefit
Agency's Leaflet, SA29 'Your Social Security Insurance, Benefit and Health Care
Rights in the EEA' provides further information more info on retiring to Spain
be found at
concern retiring to Spain You can also visit the
Spanish social security website in English. Advice if you are considering
moving or retiring overseas including pensions, benefits, tax, your home and
health can also be found on this government services site
Spain is a country nearly as big as France. Together with Portugal, with which
it has a lengthy land border on the west, it forms a large peninsula south of
the Pyrenees, with the Atlantic Ocean on its western and northern side and the
Mediterranean to its south and east.
Household removals to Spain require sensible
wrapping and packing to prevent damage to furniture and possessions if doing
this your self please read are advice packing tips,
We ensure your belongings are packed in the van with expertise and we have the
experience to do this with many years in the removal trade, they are of course
Low cost cheap removals to Spain Competitive removals removal firms moving to
Spain. Its official the British are the rolling stones of Europe moving home an
average of twelve times in a lifetime. We move within are own towns and cities
and up and down the country. We move around the world more than any other
European nation clocking up an average of 443.63 removal miles for every person,
many of these moves are to Spain
British Moving to Spain
British emigration heading for Southern
Europe is of particular meaning. Citizens from the European Union make up a
growing quantity of immigrants in Spain. They mostly come from countries like
the UK and Germany and Scandinavian countries, but the British stance is of
special interest due to its amount. The British authorities estimation that the
real population of UK citizens living in Spain is a lot larger than Spanish
official statistics indicate, determining them at about 1,000,000, about 800,000
being long term residents. According to the Financial Times, Spain is the most
most preferred destination for West Europeans considering the move from their
own country and seeking jobs and retirement elsewhere in the EU. With this
amount of people moving to Spain it can be a home from home but a big enough
country to live away from British if you desire
Useful Spanish phrases
Please, thank you – Por favor, gracias
How much? – ¿Cuanto es?
Good morning/afternoon/night – Buenos dias - buenas tardes - buenas noches.
Excuse me – Perdon
How are you? – ¿Como esta?
I don’t understand – No entiendo
Do you speak English? – ¿Habla usted ingles?
I don’t speak Spanish – No hablo español.
I would like - Quisiera
Is there a bank - post office near here? – ¿Hay un banco - correos cerca de aqui?
Do you have…? – ¿Tiene…?
The time – la hora
A double room – una habitacion con cama matrimonial.
Where is? – ¿Donde esta?
The train / bus station – la estacion de ferrocarril - autobuses